FDA allows expanded use of Takeda's Velcade

06/23/2008 | Bloomberg

Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. has obtained FDA clearance to market Velcade -- acquired through its $8.8 billion takeover of Millennium Pharmaceuticals in May -- as an initial treatment for patients with multiple myeloma. The additional approval is based on study results showing that Velcade helped 35% of people newly diagnosed with the blood cancer experience remission.

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